Jan 22, 2013 7:00am PST
energy as an economic issue rather than an environmental issue. so it isn't a matter of arguing whether climate change, if you believe it or not, is about in this economy can he sell that. given the state of the economy, given that families are struggling with cost of living, with energy and utility costs being a key driver of that, i think that will be a tough sell for him beyond his base. >> ladies, more to come on this. thank you so much. >> thank you. >>> also making news this morning, record-breaking snow and freezing temperatures. lake-effect snow is slamming the great lakes. some in the snow belt could have up to three feet of snow by tomorrow. these pictures are from cleveland where temperatures will feel like minus 14 today. >>> an arctic blast is sweeping through the midwest and northeast. in chicago this morning, people were bundled up in ten degree temperatures. meteorologists say cities as far south as nashville might not get above freezing today. >>> the president's time in office sure can take a toll. take a look at these pictures. president obama in 2009 and now.
Jan 16, 2013 7:00am PST
guns, on immigration, on the environment, on energy, on education, he can go down as a great second term president. he's got a great opportunity. but he's got to get personally involved in the process itself, and he's got to understand where the other side is coming from and he's got to try to accommodate some of their concerns. and if he does that, i think he can be a great second term president and have a better second term than his first. >> we got a lot of indications about what he was thinking about in his last news conference of the first term this week, and he answered critics who talked about the lack of diversity in his new cabinet, but they are losing another minority, obviously, with the departure of ken salazar as interior secretaries. three other secretaries haven't been announced either in terms of what they're doing, whether they're going to stay or go. what do you think? do you think the president needs to beef up the diversity in the second term cabinet? >> look, i'm not going to criticize the president on this one. i think he's shown his commitment to diversity. di
Jan 15, 2013 7:00am PST
of her at the state department. she's exuding the energy, the vibrancy, and certainly the mental acuity that she has had. i am so grateful that she is not only fine, but healthy and vie brandt and strong. >> this is the first time chelsea clinton has spoken about her mother's health publicly. >>> a new autopsy report from the l.a. county coroner's office. it finds that natalie wood sustained bruising prior to her entry in the water the night she drowned back in 1981. the report does stop short of saying her drowning was not accidental. police continue to say the two actors with her on the boat are not suspects and neither have commented on this new autopsy. >>> the number of sue sides in the military surged to a record high of 349 last year. that exceeds the 295 americans who died actually fighting in afghanistan in 2012. the pentagon has not labeled the suicide rate an epidemic and made suicide prevention a high priority. >>> "new york times" has reported that walmart plans to hire every veteran that wants a job today. they're offering the jobs to vets who have left the military